News tagged with power outage

Hurricane Joaquin: 14 million could lose power

Power outage forecasts by researchers at the University of Michigan and Texas A&M University show that depending on where hurricane Joaquin makes landfall in the U.S., the lights could go out for as many as 14 million people.

dateOct 01, 2015 in Earth Sciences
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Mapping PakistanÂ’'s power grid

Charging your mobile phone at night is an act millions of people across the world do every day, almost unthinkingly. Yet this assumes a reliable power supply is available, something which many of us take for granted.

dateSep 01, 2015 in Energy & Green Tech
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